William Barr

Barr exam

William Barr could become U.S. Attorney General for a second time. Here's what he had to say about the first.

Iwo Jima

How America goes to war

The Miller Center's National War Powers Commission addressed a fundamental problem that's back in the news

George H.W. Bush

George H.W. Bush's legacy

Prudence served him—and the nation—well, writes Russell Riley in USA Today

Reel to reel

From the Secret White House tapes

LBJ pledges his support for Hubert Humphrey's running mate in 1968

MLK crowd

Rivalry and Reform

A groundbreaking new book by Miller Center scholar Sidney Milkis and Daniel Tichenor


PrezFest 2019

Save the date—May 21-23, 2019—for a groundbreaking conference on the state of the American presidency


Critical insights for the nation's governance

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.